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The ‘Bronx Salad’ featured in DNAInfo

October 3, 2016

The ‘Bronx Salad was featured in a recent article published by DNAInfo — “‘Bronx Salad’ Aims to Improve Health in the Borough.” The article discussed goal of the collaborators — which include Bronx Health REACH, SoBro and the United Business Cooperative — to increase the amount of healthy food options available in the South Bronx. Read …read more

The Institute and Dr. Mark Josefski Mentioned in Chronogram Magazine Article about O+ Festival

October 1, 2016

Dr. Mark Josefski and the Institute were mentioned in a recent Chronogram article about the annual music and arts festival. The festival, which takes place in Kingston, also includes a health component, spearheaded by Dr. Josefski. Read more of the article here:

Bronx Health REACH featured on News12 Bronx for Healthy Beverage Campaign

September 21, 2016

Bronx Health REACH staff were recently featured on a News12 Bronx segment about the Healthy Beverage Zone (HBZ) Project, led by Union Community Health Center and in partnership with members of #Not62 – The Campaign for A Healthy Bronx. The Bronx has been selected as a HealthyCommunity50 finalist, in the Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge. As …read more

Institute Featured in NYC DOH Realease About “Dismantling Racism in NYC’S Health System” Forum

March 12, 2016

Dr. Neil Calman, co-founder and president of the Institute, took part in a forum called “Dismantling Racism in NYC’s Health System.” The forum was an initiative of the coalition, of which the Institute is a member – NYC Coalition to Dismantle Racism in the Health System. “We join together in part because New York City has …read more

The Institute’s Dr. Walter Woodley Featured in Poughkeepsie Journal

March 3, 2016

Dr. Walter Woodley was featured in the Poughkeepsie Journal after giving the keynote at a Black History Month event in Poughkeepsie.  Read more here.  

Two Institute Employees Featured in Minority Nurse Magazine

March 1, 2016

Two staff members were featured in the Winter/Spring 2016 issue of Minority Nurse magazine. The Institute’s vice president of operations and chief nursing officer, Lisa Oldham, and Santiago Diaz, RN, of Ellenville Family Health Center, were quoted in the article,”Using Health Information Technology to Improve Minority Health Outcomes.“

Bronx Health REACH Director Appeared on BronxNet Show OPEN

February 29, 2016

Bronx Health REACH’s project director, Charmaine Ruddock was a guest on the BronxNet show OPEN. She discussed the Healthy Bodega Initiative.  Watch the interview below:

Dr. Virna Little Featured in CNN Health Article

February 23, 2016

Dr. Virna Little, the Institute’s vice president for psychosocial services and community affairs was quoted in a recent CNN article.  The article titled “Medical doctors and mental health professionals are finally talking“touched on primary care and mental health integration and highlighted the work done at several of the Institute’s health centers.

Bronx Health REACH’s Healthy Bodega Initiative Featured in Local Spanish Language Paper, ‘El Diario’

January 30, 2016

On Saturday January 30th, local Spanish language paper, El Diario,  featured a story about Bronx Health REACH‘s Healthy Bodega Initiative.  Read more here.

The Institute’s Dr. Mark Josefski to be Honored by HealthAlliance Foundation in April

January 28, 2016

Dr. Mark Josefski, attending physician in our Mid-Hudson Family Medicine Residency Program, will be honored at the Health Alliance Foundation’s annual Tulip Ball  on April 30th. Dr. Josefski is one of four honorees.  Read more here.